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) #417 of 1,942 Restaurants in Glasgow €€ - €€€ , British,
80 Glassford Street | Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1UR, Scotland
+44 141 572 0080
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
80 Glassford Street | Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1UR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a bad place to grab some lunch but not the sort of place you would go for a nice meal. Think of it more as a pub that serves food.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always eat here when I'm in town shopping and previously left excellent review. Popped in this afternoon (1st June). One couple already having lunch and three people seated at bar so not busy. Girl serving saw us as we took our seat. Despite numerous attempts...More

Thank Stephen M
Ross B, General Manager at Bacchus, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So sorry we slipped up this time. I hope Mamaf looked after you well and lunch was good. Hopefully If you return to bacchus in the future we can redeem ourselves by giving you our normal service . Ross

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Came across this wee find by accident, and we are so glad we did. Very friendly and the food was delicious, best chilli nachos iv ever had, wasn't your usual tortillas, but home made ones, complements to the chef on these. Would definitely visit again

Thank deequinn
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner using a Groupon deal and I was pleasantly surprised. Great choice of food and what we had was delicious (pate, chicken wings, chilli bowl and pasta with creamy garlic mushroom). The atmosphere was lovely and I will definitely go back....More

Thank -traell1-
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Amazed by the size of the dishes both, starters and mains were amazing. Food was tasty and great value. Went with the itison 2 course and drink deal, excellent value, great food options. It is quite plain inside and bit cold sitting near doorway, but...More

Thank WeeLaura2016
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lots of great places to eat in Merchant City but particularly like this place, great food and service, great value and always a good atmosphere

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Just had a starter and main course with my wife absolutely fantastic food pleasently surprised great relaxed vibe and great staff.

Thank paulver
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Like other reviews when I walked up and saw the place I thought I had made a mistake and it was just another pub with some tables spread around but how wrong was that assumption! The staff were incredibly friendly and the girl serving was...More

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Just been there for a late lunch with close family. Haven't been before - but definitely will be going back. Food was really very good and competitively priced - and the service was brilliant! They could not do enough for us. The music was good,...More

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 31 January 2017

That's what they say !! Heading towards Bacchus from the nearby George Square you can't help but be disappointed by its location. Surrounded by flash buildings, some of Glasgow's finest. Bacchus looks sad and neglected. So you can imagine how surprised Terry and I were...More

1  Thank Chod_L
Ross B, General Manager at Bacchus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for your generous review. We look forward to your next visit as much as you do. Glad you found us !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Glassford Street | Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1UR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 572 0080
City Centre Bar with Function / Conference Room. Light airy cosmopolitan feel with easy going and relaxed atmosphere serving 'Restaurant Food At Bar Prices'and Great Cocktails ! Also offering a wide selection of Draught and Bottled Beers from around the world ( including local brew !)and good choice of Quality House Wines.
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